Tankard

Description:

Double dome lid, straight tapered tankard with projecting crenate lip, chair-back thumbpiece and plain body with applied molded rim and base; quart size. Hollow, D-section, S-curve handle with tongue-and-pip below the three-knuckle hinge tapers to a hooded ball terminal; no strut. Circular "I.W." touchmark of John Will at center of incised circle inside bottom.

Date Made: 1752 - 1774

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: BeveragesDrinking

Subject:

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1986.0027.15Catalog Number: 1986.0027.15Accession Number: 1986.0027

Object Name: tankard

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7 1/8 in x 7 5/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 19.3675 cm x 12.3825 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4498-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_303608

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